Fall 2002 Lecture Series

Contested Beliefs: Issues in German and American Religious History


Beyond Sacredness: The Specifics of Religion in the U.S.
September 05, 2002
Michael Hochgeschwender (University of Tübingen)

On Symbolic Emigrations and Symbolic Battle: A Type of Conversion to Islam in Western Countries
September 19, 2002
Monika Wohlrab-Sahr (University of Leipzig)

Transatlantic Perspectives on Marriage, Sex, and Religious Deviance in British North America
October 17, 2002
Aaron Fogleman (Northern Illinois University)

Disobedience and the Divine Way: A Puritan Context for September 11
October 31, 2002
Philip H. Melling (University of Wales, Swansea)

Religion and Feminism in American Society since the 1960s
November 21, 2002
Anne Braude (Harvard University)

The Mormon Question: Polygamy and American History
December 12, 2002
Sarah Barringer Gordon (University of Pennsylvania)